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Advocacy resources and publications

Do you want to learn more about Habitat for Humanity’s advocacy efforts? These resources and publications can give you a more in-depth look at our efforts that help change laws and shape policies to improve access to decent, affordable housing for families in need of a place to call home.

U.S. National Advocacy Agenda

The National Advocacy Agenda promotes four key themes and example policy solutions that Habitat for Humanity strongly believes need be addressed comprehensively — from city, state and national levels — to increase access to quality housing and, in turn, improve the lives of millions of families in the U.S.

Shelter reports

Habitat’s annual policy-specific report highlights shelter issues around the world and recommends policy solutions.

Public statements

Read news updates from our policy experts regarding legislative and regulatory developments that help us help more families build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter.

State of advocacy reports

Our annual advocacy-specific report features ways we are changing laws and policies to increase access to our shelter solutions at the local, national, regional and global levels.

Advocacy toolkits

Understand our approach to advocacy and help support smart policies that promote access to decent, affordable homes.

Habitat on the Hill

Join Habitat staff members, board members, homeowners, volunteers and youth from across the country for Habitat for Humanity’s annual legislative conference in Washington, D.C.

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About advocacy

Learn more about what advocacy is, why advocacy is important and the ways Habitat for Humanity is advocating for safe, affordable housing.

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